What are the Most Common Work Injuries?
May 14, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Getting injured at work is not something anybody wants to experience, but work injuries are not uncommon. Mistakes and accidents happen, but those injured on the job should be able to count on workers’ compensation insurance to cover their expenses. What are the most common injuries that happen in the workplace in Washington? Work injuries… read more
What are the Major Types of Head Injuries?
March 25, 2020 | Accidents,Personal Injury
Injuries to the head and brain are some of the most severe injuries that a person can sustain. In many cases, these incidents are caused by the careless or negligent actions of another person. Head and brain injuries can lead to a victim sustaining temporary or permanent disabilities. It is important to understand how these… read more
6 Reasons Your Workers’ Compensation Was Denied
March 14, 2020 | Accidents,Workplace injuries
Anyone who gets injured at work should be able to count on workers’ compensation insurance to cover their medical bills and lost income. The workers’ compensation insurance system is a “no-fault” system, meaning that the injured employee should be able to get coverage regardless of who was at fault for the injury. Unfortunately, there are… read more
Can An Injured Passenger Sue The Driver After a Car Accident?
February 24, 2020 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
Getting involved in a car accident can be a scary experience. However, if you are a passenger in a vehicle that gets into an accident and are injured, you may wonder whether or not you can bring a lawsuit against the drivers involved. This can be a complicated situation, as there is often more than… read more
What Causes Wrong-Way Car Accidents?
February 14, 2020 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
Any car accident can be a devastating event and lead to serious injuries. However, wrong-way accidents can be particularly severe for drivers and passengers. These crashes often occur when one or more vehicles are traveling at high rates of speed. The US Department of Transportation reports that approximately 350 people are killed each year due… read more
What is a Right Hook Accident?
January 28, 2020 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
If you or somebody you love is a regular bicycle rider, then you know there are risks in and around the roadways. While most bicycle riders take steps to be safe on the roadway, there are many types of accidents that can harm bicyclists, and one of those is called a “right hook accident.” Understanding… read more
What to do After Being Injured at Work
December 20, 2019 | Accidents,Insurance,Personal Injury
Workers have rights, and they should never have to worry about whether they will be covered after a work injury. Every employer has a duty to provide a workplace that is free from known and foreseeable dangers that could harm employees. However, accidents do happen in the workplace, and workers are regularly injured. According to… read more
The Top 5 Most Common Car Accident Injuries
December 10, 2019 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
Injuries are an unfortunate part of car accidents, and they are not uncommon in Washington. During the latest reporting year in the state, there were over 100,000 total crashes. Out of those, there were: 2,257 suspected serious injuries 9,978 suspected minor injuries 22,382 possible injuries The Top 5 Most Common Car Accident Injuries Any car… read more
If I’m the Victim of a Hit-and-Run, What Can I Do?
November 11, 2019 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury
While nobody wants to be involved in an accident of any type, hit-and-run incidents present specific challenges for victims. These incidents often result in serious injuries and damages and, in many cases, a driver is never caught after the crash. If you or a loved one have been injured in a hit-and-run crash, there are… read more
What Are the Most Common Causes of Distracted Driving?
August 9, 2019 | Accidents,Car Accidents,Personal Injury,Uber/Lyft Accidents
As drivers, we have the responsibility to operate our vehicles safely while we are on the road. We may know not to get behind the wheel while intoxicated, but there is another dangerous and all-too-common driving behavior that many people engage in called distracted driving. Whether a driver is texting or applying makeup, any behavior… read more